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Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium

University of Arizona District


1601 E. University Blvd.
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ 85721
United States

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    Located on the University of Arizona campus, Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium inspires visitors of all ages with the wonders of science.

    Explore the solar system and beyond in Flandrau’s state-of-the-art planetarium theater, featuring a fulldome digital projection system that can launch from the Earth and fly to planets, moons, and asteroids. Flandrau also offers fun interactive science exhibits that will engage the whole family, and the dazzling specimens of the UA Mineral Museum.

    Current exhibits topics include earth science, astronomy, math puzzles, and gemstones. Open Daily, see website for hours, showtimes, and admission prices.

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      Based on 52 reviews
    • #55 of 278 things to do in Tucson
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    Planetarium Delights

    Great place to spend an afternoon. The University of Arizona features a wonderful permanent Mineral display, and at the moment "A Modern Gem and Jewelry Collection" is on display featuring some...

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    A Great Place for a Visit!

    We came, interested in the Planetarium's programming. We enjoyed the exhibits that surround the main floor. I especially liked the gems and interesting displays of cut gems as well as something about...

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    A perfect hot afternoon activity option

    It's nearly impossible to walk away from this venue without having learned something new and interesting about our universe. If you have questions, bring them along, the staff is knowledgable and...

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